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Chisholm, Jane

Overview
Works: 295 works in 597 publications in 11 languages and 19,431 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Encyclopedias  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Outlines and syllabi  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Redactor, Secretary, Other, Creator
Classifications: GT3550, 909
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jane Chisholm
Publications by Jane Chisholm
Most widely held works by Jane Chisholm
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of ancient Greece by Jane Chisholm( Book )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 950 libraries worldwide
Illustrated with photographs, detailed maps, cutaways and reconstructions of historical events, this comprehensive encyclopedia explores the civilization of Ancient Greece
The Usborne book of castles by Lesley Sims( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 683 libraries worldwide
Describes the history, purpose, and construction of medieval castles and the life of their inhabitants
Introduction to chemistry by Jane Chisholm( Book )
18 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Introduces the basic concepts of chemistry, and looks at atoms, molecules and what happens in chemical reactions
The Usborne Internet-linked introduction to music by Eileen O'Brien( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 599 libraries worldwide
Presents color-illustrated overviews of a variety of music topics, all including the addresses of related Internet sites. Covers various types of music; historical periods in music; instruments; composers; how to read music; and related aspects including ballet, opera, soundtracks, and sound reproduction
What's happening to me? by Susan Meredith( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Discusses physical changes in girls as they reach puberty
Timelines of world history by Jane Chisholm( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
ILLUSTRATED WORLD HISTORY. TIMELINES. LANDMARKS. TURNING POINTS
The Greeks by Susan Peach( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
Outlines the history of Ancient Greece to the time of Alexander the Great and examaines the detail of everyday life
The Usborne book of world history dates by Jane Chisholm( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 522 libraries worldwide
A concise overview of world history from 9000 B.C. to 1997 A.D
The Usborne Introduction to modern art by Rosie Dickins( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 503 libraries worldwide
Detailed introduction to modern art with Internet links about featured artists and examples of their work and works by related artists
The Usborne Introduction to art : in association with the National Gallery, London by Rosie Dickins( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Takes a look at the world of art and explores some of the world's most famous paintings
Honey : the hospital dog by Hazel Edwards( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 433 libraries worldwide
As a hospital dog, Honey is a friend to all the people in the hospital and also keeps an eye out for trouble. Includes a word list and questions about the text
Who were the Vikings? by Jane Chisholm( Book )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 428 libraries worldwide
This book tells about the Vikings and their everyday life
Computers for beginners by Margaret Stephens( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 416 libraries worldwide
Answers questions about computers and how they work
Who built the pyramids? by Jane Chisholm( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 395 libraries worldwide
This book includes information not only about the pyramids, but about everyday life in ancient Egypt
Living in Roman times by Jane Chisholm( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
The everyday world of people who lived in the ancient Roman times is brought to life in this book with simple text
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of ancient Egypt by Gill Harvey( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 366 libraries worldwide
This lavishly illustrated encyclopedia describes the remarkable history of Ancient Egypt, from its origins as a group of setttlements along the banks of the Nile, to its transformation into one of the world's earliest and greatest civilizations
Early civilization by Jane Chisholm( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
"Early Civilization describes the first flowerings of world civilization in Egypt and Mesopotamia - spanning the period from c.3000 BC to the Roman conquest. It also looks briefly at the first civilizations of India and China, which fell within the same time span. The book examines aspects of everyday life, as well as providing a clear historical outline of the period. It is packed with colourful pictures, maps and diagrams, and includes summaries of dates for quick and easy reference"--Back cover
Why shouldn't I eat junk food? by Kate Knighton( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
This book describes food that is nutritious and healthy and food that does not have many nutrients
Astronomy by Rachel Firth( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and Italian and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Night sky -- Changing sky -- Starting sky watching -- Using telescopes -- Deeper into space -- Sun -- Moon -- Eclipses -- Stars -- Galaxies -- Star patterns -- March to May -- June to August -- September to November -- December to February -- Planet watching -- Mercury and Venus -- Mars -- Jupiter and Saturn -- Outer bodies -- Small bodies -- Sky sights -- Glossary -- Index -- Acknowledgments
Introduction to biology by Jane Chisholm( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Color and black-and-white illustrations aid the discussion of biology basics. Includes computer program for classifying an animal, written for Commodore 64 or VIC 20 microcomputers
 
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Alternative Names
Chisholm, Jane
Čisholma, Džeina
Чисхольм, Джейн
جين تشيشولم
Languages
English (138)
German (8)
French (8)
Spanish (6)
Polish (4)
Italian (3)
Chinese (2)
Czech (2)
Portuguese (1)
Bulgarian (1)
Dutch (1)
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